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Maha Marouan

Maha Marouan is a Moroccan writer and scholar at Pennsylvania State University. She is the author of Witches, Goddesses, and Angry Spirits: The Politics of Spiritual Liberation in African Diaspora Women’s Fiction and made the film Voices of Muslim Women from the US South.

Marouan Shame Fiction

“She looks at her brilliant, talented mother and wants to cry.” A young Moroccan doctor makes an agonizing choice following a visit from her mother.

Maha Marouan